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  • Description

    Title reads: "Parachuters in the Making".

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of soldiers training to be parachutists. They hang in parachute harnesses from wooden frame, other soldiers winch them up using rope pulleys. Various shots of soldiers jumping of a platform and sliding down a rope. Once dangling from rope, they release their harnesses and jump to ground. Various shots of soldiers jumping off platform into forward rolls.

    Various shots of soldiers collecting equipment and getting into troop carrying D.C. 3 aeroplane. L/S of plane taking off. L/S of soldiers parachuting out of plane.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38433
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1101.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:16:00 / 01:29:24:00
    Canister:
    41/16
    Sort Number:
    41/016
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Temporary workspace: 26.3.2010 09:59 DC-3
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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